Archive for March, 2012

Investment tips from Lee Kuan Yew.  Wall Street Journal: Singapore’s founding statesman, Lee Kuan Yew, has long been critical of the profligacy of Western governments, even before the recent debt crises in the U.S. and the Eurozone brought the world’s financial system to its knees. But now he’s singing a slightly different tune and advising […]

Lee Kuan Yew’s bilingualism fund is rolling in cash.  But why is it only for the Chinese?  Today: The Lee Kuan Yew Fund for Bilingualism has swelled to S$113 million in pledges, as the Government yesterday appointed a 16-member board, chaired by Education Minister Heng Swee Keat, to administer it. The board will spearhead initiatives […]

More promises, but little actual progress on the long-pending 1965 movie project.  Yahoo News: Production for the widely-anticipated film about former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew is likely to start after the middle of this year, says its director Lee Thean-jeen. Speaking to Yahoo! Singapore in an interview on Tuesday, Lee said that the script […]